About DuPont™ 3D Filaments

DuPont™ 3D Filaments

As the pioneer of polymer science with a legacy of innovation and reliability, DuPont Performance Materials is focused on enabling companies to transform their ideas into sustainable, commercial successes. DuPont Performance Materials understand the important role that materials play in prototyping and manufacturing. That’s why they are now offering  Hytrel®, Zytel® and Surlyn® in filament form for 3D printing to enable users to achieve the true benefits of 3D printing (greater design freedom, light weighting, reduced product development cycles and much more), allowing for rapid prototyping, part production and mass customization.

For more information, visit DuPont at www.3DPrintingSolutions.DuPont.com

Advantages of DuPont™ 3D Filaments

  • Consistent high quality filaments
  • Made from great, high performance materials
  • Are ready to print on any open source desktop or industrial printer
  • Deliver exceptional performance

Zytel® 3D Filament (Zytel® 3D1000FL NC010)

DuPont™  Zytel® nylon resin has been an industry leader for more than 70 years, and continues to provide new materials and technical collaboration worldwide. Zytel® combines outstanding heat resistance with chemical- and hydrolysis-resistance.  Zytel® nylon materials are used by customers across several industries (automotive, electrical, electronics, furniture, sporting goods, oil and gas etc).

Key benefits:

  • Excellent balance of strength and stiffness
  • Excellent thermal properties (HDT > 100C)
  • Low sensitivity to moisture
  • Low warpage and shrinkage
  • Excellent surface aesthetics
  • Excellent printing performance
  • *NEW Zytel Option*  Zytel filament is also now available with 30% glass fiber reinforcement (black)
  • *NEW Zytel Option*  Zytel filament is also now available with 20% carbon fiber reinforcement (black)

Hytrel® 3D Filaments (Hytrel® 3D4000FL NC010 and Hytrel® 3D4100FL NC010)

DuPont™ Hytrel® TPC-ET thermoplastic elastomer is a versatile copolyester.  Hytrel® combines the flexibility of rubber with the strength and processibility of thermoplastics.  It combines resilience, and heat and chemical resistance with strength and durability. Hytrel® thermoplastic materials are used by customers across several industries (automotive, electrical, electronics, furniture, sporting goods, oil and gas etc.).

Hytrel® 3D4000FL has 40D shore hardness

Key benefits:

  • Shore D of 40
  • Excellent mechanical properties in all printing directions
  • Maintains flexibility after printing
  • Low sensitivity to moisture during printing
  • Low warpage and shrinkage
  • Excellent surface aesthetics
  • Excellent printing performance
Hytrel® 3D4100FL has 60D shore hardness

Key benefits:

  • Shore D of 60
  • Excellent mechanical properties in all printing directions
  • Maintains flexibility after printing
  • Low sensitivity to moisture during printing
  • Low warpage and shrinkage
  • Excellent surface aesthetics
  • Excellent printing performance

DuPont™ 3D filament types

Zytel® 3D1000FL NC010

Run Conditions

Bed Temp:  85-110°C
Nozzle Temp:  245-295°C 

Please refer to detailed printing guidelines at DuPont website.

Printing Guidelines

Properties

Please refer to Technical Data Sheet at DuPont website and the Material Safety Data Sheet below:

Technical Datasheet – Zytel 3D1000FL NC010

Material Safety Data Sheet – Zytel 3D1000FL NC010

Description/Common Uses

Zytel® is an unreinforced natural color long chain polyamide with ultra-low shrinkage.  In filament form, it is suitable for 3D printing applications in many industries, including:  automotive, electrical, electronics, furniture, sporting goods, oil and gas.

*New* Zytel® 3D12G30FL BK309

Run Conditions

Bed Temp:  85-110°C
Nozzle Temp:  265-320°C 

Please refer to detailed printing guidelines at DuPont website.

Printing Guidelines

Properties

Please refer to Technical Data Sheet at DuPont website:

Technical Datasheet – Zytel 3D12G30FL BK309

Description

Zytel® 3D12G30FL BK309 is a 30% glass fiber reinforced nylon, black, based on DuPont ultra low shrinkage polymer technology.

*New* Zytel® 3D10C20FL BK544

Run Conditions

Bed Temp:  85-110°C
Nozzle Temp:  265-320°C 

Please refer to detailed printing guidelines at DuPont website.

Printing Guidelines

Properties

Please refer to Technical Data Sheet at DuPont website:

Technical Datasheet – Zytel 3D10C20FL BK544

Description

Zytel® 3D10C20FL BK544 is a 20% carbon fiber reinforced nylon, black, based on DuPont ultra low shrinkage polymer technology.

Hytrel® 3D4000FL NC010 (40D)

Run Conditions

Bed Temp:  25-85°C
Nozzle Temp:  210-250°C

Please refer to detailed printing guidelines at DuPont website.

Printing Guidelines

Properties

Please refer to Technical Data Sheet at DuPont website and the Material Safety Data Sheet below:

Technical Datasheet – Hytrel 3D4000FL NC010

Material Safety Data Sheet – Hytrel 3D4000FL NC010

Description/Common Uses

Hytrel® 3D4000FL NC010 is a TPC-ET thermoplastic elastomer in natural color with shore D hardness of 40 with exceptional performance in Z direction.  In filament form, it is suitable for 3D printing applications in many industries, including:  automotive, electrical, electronics, furniture, sporting goods, oil and gas.

Hytrel® 3D4100FL NC010 (60D)

Run Conditions

Bed Temp:  25-110°C
Nozzle Temp:  210-250°C

Please refer to detailed printing guidelines at DuPont website.

Printing Guidelines

Properties

Please refer to Technical Data Sheet at DuPont website and the Material Safety Data Sheet below:

Technical Datasheet – Hytrel 3D4000FL NC010

Material Safety Data Sheet – Hytrel 3D4100FL NC010

Common Uses

Hytrel® 3D4100FL NC010 is a TPC-ET thermoplastic elastomer in natural color with shore D hardness of 60 with exceptional performance in Z direction.  In filament form, it is suitable for 3D printing applications in many industries, including:  automotive, electrical, electronics, furniture, sporting goods, footwear, oil and gas, healthcare, consumer products.

Do you have DuPont™ 3D filament questions?

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